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FAIMER Institute Fellows are health professions educators from respected academic institutions around the world. They are primarily mid-career faculty who are actively involved in undergraduate education at their institutions and who are in positions of leadership with respect to curriculum and educational policies and procedures.

Directory of Fellows: Click on column heading to sort table by column. For the key to abbreviations in the table click here.

For the key to abbreviations in the table click here.

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Given Name Family Name Home Country Institution Country Year Institute Project
Khalil Ismail Umm Al-Qura University Saudi Arabia 2016 SMU N/A
Elango Sambandam United Arab Emirates University United Arab Emirates 2010 PHIL TMETH
Paula Vasquez Universidad CES Escuela de Medicina Colombia 2013 PHIL CUR
Michan Malca Universidad Científica del Sur Peru 2008 PHIL COM
Carlos Carvajal Hafemann Universidad de Chile Chile 2001 PHIL ASMT
Natasha Kunakov Universidad de Chile Chile 2011 PHIL CRTH
Mercedes Bernadá Universidad de la República Uruguay 2008 PHIL PROF
Francisco Lamus Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2009 PHIL COM
Luis Dominguez Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2012 PHIL INTERP
Jorge Restrepo Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2013 PHIL ASMT
Kristina Weil Universidad de los Andes Chile 2002 PHIL CS
Ricardo Ronco Universidad del Desarrollo Chile 2005 PHIL PBL
Astrid Valenzuela Universidad del Desarrollo Chile 2007 PHIL COM
Janet Bloomfield Universidad del Desarrollo Chile 2009 PHIL FACDEV
Luís Flávio Souza de Oliveira Universidad Federal do Pampa Brazil 2016 BRAZ N/A
Irene Durante-Montiel Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico 2008 PHIL PROF
Andrea Dávila-Cervantes Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico 2009 PHIL SIM
Teresa Fortoul Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México México 2010 PHIL CUR
Maria Del Carmen Montbrun Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina 2001 PHIL ASMT
Ana Lía Vargas Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina 2001 PHIL OSCE

* Deceased.

Institute: ASU-MENA = Ain Shams University-Middle East North Africa-FAIMER Regional Institute: Cairo, Egypt; BRAZ = Brazil-FAIMER Regional Institute: Porto das Dunas, Brazil; CMU (Formerly CMB-CMU*) = CMU-FAIMER Regional Institute: Shenyang, China; CMCL = CMCL-FAIMER Regional Institute: Ludhiana, India; FRNSHP = FAIMER Regional Institute of Indonesia for Educational Development and Leadership: Yogyakarta, Indonesia; GSMC = GSMC-FAIMER Regional Institute: Mumbai, India; MAHE = MAHE-FAIMER International Institute for Leadership in Interprofessional Education: Manipal, India; PHIL = FAIMER Institute, Philadelphia; PSG = PSG-FAIMER Regional Institute: Coimbatore, India; SAFRI = Southern Africa-FAIMER Regional Institute: Cape Town, South Africa; SMU = SMU-FAIMER Regional Institute: Guangzhou, China

Project (Education Innovation Project): ACCRED = Accreditation; ALIGN = Alignment of content with health care context and population health needs; ASMT = Assessment; CBIT = Computer-based learning, information technology; COM = Community-based education; CRTH = Critical thinking; CS = Clinical skills education (includes communication skills, bedside skills); CUR = Curriculum revision/integration/change; DL = Distance learning; EVB = Evidence-based medicine; FACDEV = Faculty/teacher/trainer development; HLSYS = Health systems integration/improvement/change (includes changes in health workforce, health system structure); INTERPROF = Interprofessional education; ORGDEV = Organizational development; OSCE = Objective structured clinical examination; PBL = Problem-based learning; PROF = Professionalism, humanism, ethics; PROG = Program evaluation; RSCH = Building capacity to do research; SIM = Simulations; STAFF = Student affairs; TMETH = Teaching methods; N/A = Project title not currently available

*The CMU-FAIMER Regional Institute was the CMB-CMU-FAIMER Regional Institute from 2013-2018.
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[last update: May 9, 2019]